Guest #13: Lisa Durante
Thinking about having a child or already have a child and a career/business. Then you need to hear the great tips from Lisa. So many tips on preparing and managing your life that comes with parenthood and having a career/business.
BIO: Lisa Durante is the founder of Lisa Durante a boutique consultancy that partners with progressive companies to retain and empower talent so they can thrive at every stage of early parenthood and build gender- balanced, high-performing talent pipelines to leadership.
1:40 – Hear Lisa’s story. How she worked in New York, moved to Canada and found there wasn’t a good support system in place. This led her to start a blog and You Tube videos. 4:38 – Conversation how Canada and New York were different supporting mother’s when they return to work. 6:03 – Tips on what you should plan prior to having a child
8:08 – What you can do to prepare for as a working mother. 9:32 – How to build your personal brand. Discover how to shape your own narrative. 12:03 – Tips on budgeting and options available.
16:20 – Lisa advises child care options and what can work for you. 24:00 – Discussion on work life balance. Tips on how to find the right balance. What the right balance looks like. 30:23 – Tools that can help keep everyone aware of who and where someone is supposed to be. 39:50 – Tips on how to quickly know what else is happening in the world. 41:56 – Tips on meal planning 45:19 – Lisa shares a strong message that is valuable to hear for all working mothers.
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